Canadian History Dictionary Pontchartrain Louis Phelypeaux Comte De 1643-1727 Chancellor Of
France. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Minister of marine, 72.
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
(Lord Elgin era) Depression in Canada following Britain's adopt...
Cartwright Richard 1759-1815 Born At Albany New York On The
outbreak of hostilities with the mother country came with his p...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the Royal Engineers, superinte...
(General Brock era) Brock's faithful servant, 11.
Paul I 1754-1801 Czar Of Russia Son Of Peter Iii And Catherine Ii
Ascended the throne, 1796. =Index=: (General Brock era) Withdra...
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Upp...
Parkman Francis 1823-1893 Born In Boston Educated At Harvard
where he graduated, 1844. While still at college decided to wri...
Port Aux Anglais
(Samuel de Champlain era) Louisbourg commonly known as, 236. Se...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal, elected for Montreal in by-...
(Bishop Laval era) Chapel dedicated to, in church at Quebec, 84...
(General Brock era) Canadian, great increase of, 125.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Fisher Charles 1808-1880 Born In Fredericton Educated At King's
College and called to the bar, 1833. Contested York for the New...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257.
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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